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NSO Group: Facebook tried to license our spyware to snoop on its own addicts – the same spyware it's suing us over

By Shaun Nichols 04 Apr 2020 at 02:04

NSO Group – sued by Facebook for developing Pegasus spyware that targeted WhatsApp users – this week claimed Facebook tried to license the very same surveillance software to snoop on its own social-media addicts. The Israeli spyware maker's CEO Shalev Hulio alleged in a statement [PDF] to a US federal district court that in 2017 he was approached by Facebook reps who...

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